Duffield Parish Council

Serving the people of Duffield

Duffield Cemetery Lodge

Clerk: Fay Craig
Cemetery Lodge, 43 Hazelwood
Road, Duffield, Belper
Derbyshire DE56 4DQ

News

Donate now and help raise funds for "Helping Hands for Duffield - The Big Give Christmas Challenge"

Donate now and help raise funds for "Helping Hands for Duffield - The Big Give Christmas Challenge"

Message from RJ Weston Centre Charity:

Tuesday 29th November saw the launch of a week long project, we are aiming to raise £3000 in donations to set up Duffield Helping Hands. This is a bold ambition and we are holding several special events, detailed in the attached, to highlight our campaign. Please come along; we'd love to see you.

The good news is that we already have a separate £3000... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 Nov 2022 16:18 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Community, events

Duffield 'Community Calendar' for 2023 now available

Duffield 'Community Calendar' for 2023 now available

The 2023 Duffield Calendar is out now.

The calendar is priced at £9.95, as in previous years, and can be purchased from Town Street (Judy's) Newsagents or directly from the Parish Council.

The calendar features images taken in and around the village by residents, and any profits made will be donated to local charities.

The idea for the 'Community Calendar' began in 2021, when Duffield Parish Council... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 17 Nov 2022 15:52 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Community

Weston Centre's Big Give Christmas Challenge campaign: donate from 29th November

Weston Centre's Big Give Christmas Challenge campaign: donate from 29th November

Save the date! A message from the R.J. Weston Duffield charity:

The Weston Centre's Big Give Christmas Challenge campaign for Duffield Helping Hands will be live from 29th November to 6th December. We need to raise £3000 to unlock the £3000 pledged so far. Please log onto Helping Hands for Duffield (thebiggive.org.uk) for information about the campaign and details of how to donate.

Your community... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 26 Oct 2022 16:49 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Community

Remembrance Sunday parade 13th November 2022 - change of route

Remembrance Sunday parade 13th November 2022 - change of route

The Remembrance Sunday Parade will be held on the 13th November, and in 2022 will commence at the Changing Rooms, Eyes Meadow at 10:30am. (meet up at the Changing Rooms from 10am).

The parade will proceed along the road through Eyes Meadow and along Donald Hawley Way, to the War Memorial outside St Alkmund's Parish Church, where a short Service of Remembrance will be held starting at around 10:50am... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Oct 2022 14:39 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Community, events

Vacancy - Parish Clerk - Closing date 13th October 2022

Reminder - apply by 13th October:

VACANCY FOR PARISH CLERK - PROPER OFFICER (Part time)

Following the untimely death of our Parish Clerk Jane Terry, a vacancy for a new Parish Clerk has become available.

Duffield Parish Council needs a driven and enthusiastic Parish Clerk. Working from the Parish Council's offices at Cemetery Lodge, Hazelwood Road, Duffield, the Clerk will be responsible for achieving... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 07 Oct 2022 15:32 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Vacancies

Help wanted! Duffield Fireworks Display at Eyes Meadow - 4th November 2022

Help wanted! Duffield Fireworks Display at Eyes Meadow - 4th November 2022

Due to the sad loss of Jane Terry, the Parish Clerk, the Parish Council had initially come to the reluctant conclusion that we would not be able to stage the fireworks this November.

However, all is not lost: The DCA has very kindly offered to step in and stage the event on Friday 4th November, so the event will still go ahead... provided the DCA finds some volunteers to help. Volunteers will be needed... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Sep 2022 13:51 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Community, events

Vacancy - Parish Clerk - Closing date 13th October 2022

VACANCY FOR PARISH CLERK - PROPER OFFICER (Part time)

Following the untimely death of our Parish Clerk Jane Terry, a vacancy for a new Parish Clerk has become available.

Duffield Parish Council needs a driven and enthusiastic Parish Clerk. Working from the Parish Council's offices at Cemetery Lodge, Hazelwood Road, Duffield, the Clerk will be responsible for achieving the vision of the Council.

Duffield... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Sep 2022 10:30 by Jackie Clements

Tags: News, vacancies

HM Queen Elizabeth II 1926-2022

HM Queen Elizabeth II 1926-2022

The Parish Council is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Royal Family and those throughout the world whose lives she touched. It was a remarkable reign of more than 70 years of dedicated duty to her country and a steadfast presence throughout a period of considerable change in which she appointed fifteen Prime Ministers.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Sep 2022 21:04 by Jackie Clements

Tags: News

Full Council meeting 7th September cancelled

Please be aware that, due to the sad loss of Jane Terry, the Parish Clerk, this meeting has been cancelled.

The next Full Council Meeting will be held at the Weston Centre on 2nd November 2022.

Please direct all correspondence to be considered for the agenda to Jackie Clements, Assistant Clerk at assistantclerk@duffieldparishcouncil.gov.uk

Posted: Tue, 06 Sep 2022 16:08 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Meetings, News

Autumn at the Weston Centre - news and events

Autumn at the Weston Centre - news and events

Don't miss some fantastic events to be held at the Weston Centre in Duffield this Autumn.

Find out more about what's been happening at the Weston Centre by reading the newsletter and the poster attached below, and contact the Weston Centre on 01332 840349 or emma.admin@westoncentre.org.uk to buy tickets or for more information.

Or find out more on the Weston Centre's website: www.westoncentre.org.uk... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 31 Aug 2022 12:25 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Community, events

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